Tuchel ‘promised’ Chelsea summer signing ‘prominence’ during the summer

Saul Niguez unused by Thomas Tuchel

According to reports, Thomas Tuchel “promised” Saul Niguez “prominence” in midfield when he joined Chelsea this summer from Atletico Madrid. Prior to his summer move to Chelsea, Niguez had spent his entire senior career at Atletico Madrid. The 27-year-old has played just short of 350 times for them across all competitions. He has won the … Read more

How incoming Man Utd boss Ralf Rangnick fared against Klopp, Tuchel, Rodgers…

Ralf Rangnick and Jurgen Klopp before the DFL Super Cup in 2011.

New Man Utd boss Ralf Rangnick has an impressive record against Jurgen Klopp. But Thomas Tuchel appears to have mastered his mentor. Here’s how Rangnick has fared against the three current Premier League managers that he has previously faced.   Jurgen Klopp Played 13Won: 6Drawn: 5Lost: 2Goals for: 17Goals against: 11Goals average: 1.3-0.85Points per game: … Read more

Watford Chelsea Southampton Leicester matches paused over medical emergencies

Watford Chelsea Southampton Leicester matches paused over medical emergencies

Both sides left the field after Chelsea’s clash with Watford was suspended due to a medical emergency. Getty Images Two Premier League matches were paused due to medical emergencies in the stands on Wednesday, with Chelsea’s clash with Watford halted on 13 minutes, while the second half between Southampton and Leicester City was delayed. Both Chelsea … Read more

Carrick, Pochettino, Thiago among Champions League winners and losers…

Liverpool, Man Utd and PSG enjoyed contrasting fortunes in the Champions League.

The caretaker manager and the current favourite to become Manchester United’s next boss had contrasting weeks in the Champions League on matchday five…   Winners Michael CarrickThe interim-interim Manchester United manager had two days to stamp his mark on a woefully underperforming side and with a couple of tweaks, Carrick inspired a rare clean sheet … Read more